Ellen FUNNELL1

#1476, b. 23 May 1873, d. 12 August 1958
Last Edited=5 Dec 2015
     Ellen FUNNELL was born on 23 May 1873 in Eastbourne, Sussex.2,3,4 She was the daughter of William Robinson FUNNELL and Harriet Eliza GILBERT.2,5,6 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Ocklynge Road Capitol Stores, Eastbourne, Sussex, she was listed as aged 7, born Eastbourne, Sussex the daughter of William Robinson FUNNELL; a Grocer and draper employed 3 men and 1 boy, aged 38, living with his wife, 4 sons and 2 daughters.7,2
Ellen married Ebenezer URIDGE, son of William URIDGE and Mary MITCHELL, in 1895 in the Eastbourne registration district.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 3 Arundel Terrace, Eastbourne, Sussex, she was listed as the wife of Ebenezer URIDGE (a Grocer.)3
Her husband, Ebenezer, died on 22 April 1935 in St. Mary's Hospital, Eastbourne, Sussex.9,10
Ebenezer URIDGE's estate was probated to his wife, on 27 May 1935 in London.11
Ellen made a will dated 30 May 1951. At the time, she was living at 26 Mill Road, Eastbourne, Sussex.12
Ellen died on 12 August 1958 in Berrow Nursing Home, 17 Carew Road, Eastbourne, Sussex, at the age of 85.4,13,2
Her estate was probated to her two daughters Elsie Maggie URIDGE spinster, and Irene CATER, on 15 October 1958 in Lewes, Sussex.13

Research Note: Ellen is related to Wendy RUSSELL née FUNNELL (Source 107). Additional extensive information is available from Wendy.2

Children of Ellen FUNNELL and Ebenezer URIDGE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages "1895/Q4 URIDGE, Ebenezer = FUNNELL, Ellen Eastbourne 2b 183."
  2. [S107] E-mail from Wendy Russell nee Funnell to Teresa Pask dated 16 October 2001.
  3. [S1077] 1901 Census RG13 Piece 882 Folio 32 Page 7.
  4. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths "1958/Q3 URIDGE, Ellen Eastbourne 5h 224 age 85."
  5. [S1072] 1851 Census 16 October, 2001 provided by Wendy RUSSELL.
  6. [S1075] 1881 Census 16 October, 2001 provided by Wendy RUSSELL.
  7. [S1075] 1881 Census RG11 Piece 1037 Folio 22 Page 5.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages "1895/Q4 URIDGE, Ebenezer = FUNNELL, Ellen Eastbourne 2b 183."
  9. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths "1935/Q2 URIDGE, Ebenezer Eastbourne 2b 114 age 65."
  10. [S11] Index to Wills, 1860 to 1989, URIDGE Ebenezer of 3 Arundel Terrace Cavendish Place Eastbourne Died 22 April 1935 at St Marys Hospital Eastbourne Probate London 27 May to Ellen URIDGE widow Effects £ 438 14s 8d.
  11. [S71] Copies of Wills and Letters of Administration held (information available upon request) "URIDGE Ebenezer of 3 Arundel Terrace Cavendish Place Eastbourne Died 22 April 1935 at St Marys Hospital Eastbourne Probate London 27 May to Ellen URIDGE widow Effects £ 438 14s 8d."
  12. [S71] Copies of Wills and Letters of Administration held (information available upon request) "URIDGE Ellen of 26 Mill Road Eastbourne widow Died 12 August 1958 at Berrow Nursing Home 17 Carew Road Eastbourne Probate Lewes 15 October to Elsie Maggie URIDGE spinster & Irene CATER married woman £ 2,433 8s."
  13. [S11] Index to Wills, 1860 to 1989, URIDGE Ellen of 26 Mill Road Eastbourne widow Died 12 August 1958 at Berrow Nursing Home 17 Carew Road Eastbourne Probate Lewes 15 October to Elsie Maggie URIDGE spinster & Irene CATER married woman £ 2,433 8s.
  14. [S1] Research undertaken, prior to 2000, by Teresa Pask. Information from non-computerized original research notes.

Edmund P. MERSON1

#1484, b. 1907, d. 1968
Last Edited=24 Jun 2010
     Edmund P. MERSON's birth was registered in 1907 in the Croydon registration district.2,3
Edmund married Gwendoline Ethel URIDGE, daughter of Walter Ernest URIDGE and Ethel Nellie MORLEY, in 1930 in the Chertsey registration district.4
Edmund died in 1968 in the Wokingham registration district.3

Children of Edmund P. MERSON and Gwendoline Ethel URIDGE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] Research undertaken, prior to 2000, by Teresa Pask. Information from non-computerized original research notes.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births "1907/Q3 MERSON, Edmund Croydon 2a 365."
  3. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths "1968/Q3 MERSON, Edmund Wokingham 6a 226 age 61."
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages "1930/3 URIDGE, Gwendoline Ethel = MERSON, Edmund P. Chertsey 2a 241."
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births "1931/Q3 MERSON, Rosemary URIDGE Wokingham."
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births "1935/Q2 MERSON, Richard URIDGE Wokingham."

Sydney Charles FRANCIS1,2

#1499, b. 19 October 1911, d. 21 July 1998
Last Edited=16 Nov 2015
     Sydney Charles FRANCIS was born to William George FRANCIS and Louisa CHEW on 19 October 1911 at Willesden, London.2
Sydney married Brenda I. URIDGE, daughter of Charles Edgar URIDGE and Rosina Caroline GOODCHILD, on 26 December 1938 in the Barnet registration district.2,3
Sydney died on 21 July 1998 in Barnet, Hertfordshire, at the age of 86.2

Children of Sydney Charles FRANCIS and Brenda I. URIDGE

  • Graham John FRANCIS2,4
  • Trevor James FRANCIS2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] Research undertaken, prior to 2000, by Teresa Pask. Information from non-computerized original research notes.
  2. [S100] E-mail from Jean Francis to Teresa Pask dated 5 September 2001.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages "1938/Q4 URIDGE, Brenda I. = FRANCIS, Sydney C. Barnet 3a 1661."
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births "1940/Q2 FRANCIS, Graham J URIDGE Edmonton."